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Parse string in Visual Fox Pro 6.0

Posted on 2011-02-21
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Hello Experts,

I need to parse the LEFT & RIGHT string , which is being separated by comma.

Name
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JOHN,SMITH


When I tried LEFT(Last_Name  , AT(",", Name)-1) I get JOHN. How can split other half i.e right of the string????
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SUBSTR(Last_name, AT(",", Last_name)+1)  

should give you SMITH. Remove possible spaces by ALLTRIM:

ALLTRIM(SUBSTR(Last_name, AT(",", Last_name)+1))

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It Worked!

Thanks.
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